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    • ISSN: 1793-8201 (Print), 2972-4511 (Online)
    • Abbreviated Title: Int. J. Comput. Theory Eng.
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    • DOI: 10.7763/IJCTE
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Prof. Mehmet Sahinoglu
Computer Science Department, Troy University, USA
I'm happy to take on the position of editor in chief of IJCTE. We encourage authors to submit papers concerning any branch of computer theory and engineering.

IJCTE 2012 Vol.5(2): 312-316 ISSN: 1793-8201
DOI: 10.7763/IJCTE.2013.V5.700

Vehicle Maintenance Notification System Using RFID Technology

Fathollah Amouzegar and Ahmed Patel

Abstract—Effective utilization of Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) technology between vehicle and base station over a wireless channel to facilitate vehicle maintenance monitoring and vehicle authentication is proposed. This system is able to automatically register the vehicles in highways or gas stations and inform the user about the vehicle maintenance states. The details of the required services are sent to the user at the clocking of the mileage of the vehicle approaching time for service or already due to be serviced. The implementation is divided into two parts; the vehicle module and the base module. The proposed system attempts to solve the communication coverage problem. It also increases the supported range to solve the home use limitation and improve the accuracy of the data transferred by using Electronic Control Unit (ECU).

Index Terms—RFID, communication, vehicle maintenance, tag, Wi-Fi.

Fathollah Amouzegar is with the School of Computer Science, Centre of Software Technology and Management (SOFTAM), Faculty of Information Science and Technology (FTSM), Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM) (e-mail:
Ahmed Patel is with the School of Computing and Information Systems, Faculty of Science, Engineering and Computing, Kingston University, Kingston upon Thames KT1 2EE, United (e-mail:


Cite: Fathollah Amouzegar and Ahmed Patel, "Vehicle Maintenance Notification System Using RFID Technology," International Journal of Computer Theory and Engineering vol. 5, no. 2, pp. 312-316, 2013.

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